Lovely hotel. Staff , food, room were more than we expected, only went for 4 days but wished we could have stayed longer. Can’t understand why people have given bad reviews.Angela Elizabeth from Liverpool, checked in Sat 17 Sep 2022
- 4 swimming pools
- Kids’ club
- Daytime and evening entertainment
About Medplaya Calypso
Medplaya Calypso is a four star hotel located in eastern Spain. Situated in the popular Catalonian resort town of Salou, Medplaya Calypso boasts an excellent location close to beaches, theme parks and historical sites. The hotel’s two blocks play host to a wide range of stylish and colourfully decorated rooms, each evoking an atmosphere that is both playful and sophisticated. The four outdoor swimming pools provide a wonderful family friendly space for both fun and relaxation.
A short stroll from the hotel leads you to the smooth white sands of Playa Capellans, one of the best regarded beaches on the Costa Dorada. From there, you can sample the views of clear skies, green headlands and blue seas. In Salou itself meanwhile, be tempted by restaurants specialising in everything from Catalonian seafood to traditional British fare; there is something for everyone to enjoy during a stay on the Costa Dorada.
Who Is It Great for?
Guests recommend Medplaya Calypso for families. Visitors have commented positively on the variety of entertainment on offer for both adults and children, and have particularly praised the swimming pool facilities for younger guests.
At a Glance
- 12 km from Reus Airport
- 600 m from central Salou
- 800 m from the beach
Pool and Leisure
- 2 swimming pools
- 2 children’s pools
- Games room
- Ping pong
Restaurants and Bars
- Buffet restaurant
- Open air restaurant
- Pool bar
- Apple bar
- Mediterranean bar lounge
- MedKids kids’ club
- Daily entertainment for adults and children
- Mini disco
- Circus show
- Wheelchair accessible
- Guide dogs allowed
- 24-hour reception
- Currency exchange
- Car rental
- Bicycle rental
- Secure cycle park and maintenance area
- Parking area 150 m from hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
Local Area and Things to Do
Medplaya Calypso has comprehensive entertainment programmes for both adults and children, with activities and live shows being organised day and night throughout the summer. Taking advantage of its great location, the hotel also offers extensive cycling facilities including secure storage and maintenance support. With this in mind, it’s very easy to enjoy days out traversing the winding roads and hillside tracks of the headlands with the whole family.
In addition to being well located for local beaches, Medplaya Calypso is also close to many other attractions. The Port Aventura theme park and Aquapolis waterpark are within easy reach of the hotel, while the city of Tarragona— a UNESCO world heritage site— is just a short bus ride away.
Food and Drink
- Buffet restaurant – serving a wide range of local and international dishes. Also hosts themed days during summer.
- Open air restaurant – casual outdoor restaurant serving à la carte meals during the evening
- Pool bar – Poolside bar serving drinks and snacks
- Apple bar – Casual bar with widescreen TV for movies and sports events
- Mediterranean bar lounge – casual bar serving a wide variety of drinks and snacks
- 532 rooms
- 2 blocks
- Lifts available
- Free Wi-Fi
Overview of Rooms
Standard accommodation at Medplaya Calypso consists of double rooms. Decorated in warm reddish tones, these rooms sleep up to two guests and include fully equipped bathrooms, satellite TVs, air conditioning systems, complimentary Wi-Fi and furnished private balconies. Superior double rooms are decorated in a more contemporary style characterised by tropical wall prints and wood effect flooring, and additionally include a sofa and mini fridge. The hotel also offers family rooms, which are decorated in a chic Scandinavian style and sleep up to two adults and two children. Family superior rooms, meanwhile, sleep up to six guests and include mini fridges, sofas, and tables and chairs.
Information based on previous season and could be subject to change.
Bar and restaurant opening times may vary based on the season.